OCILLA - Lincoln County's Red Devils almost pulled off a huge upset here last Friday, cutting Irwin County's lead to six in the fourth before losing 28-14. With the loss in the second round of the playoffs, the Devils finished the season with a 7-5 record.
Based on the GHSA's mid-cycle reclassification numbers, Region 7-A looks to stay the same for the next two years.
MACON - Lincoln County's running game outscored First Presbyterian's aerial attack to win its play-in game 45-35 here last Friday. The Devils completed the regular season at number 15 in the Power Ratings, and will host a first round Class A Public playoff game.
|McCormick, SC||W 41-8||BBF-LCS||[FFN]|
|Abbeville, SC||L 14-28||away||[FFN]|
|Stratford Academy||L 13-24||BBF-LCS||[FFN]|
|Hancock Central||W 49-0||away||[FFN]|
|Warren County||W 63-14||away||[FFN]|
|Greene County||W 44-15||BBF-LCS||[FFN]|
|First Presbyterian Day||W 45-35||away||[FFN]|
|Taylor County||W 28-12||BBF-LCS||[FFN]|
|Irwin County||L 14-28||away||[FFN]|
For many years, the orange pylons around the endzones at Buddy Bufford Field were unique. Coach Larry Campbell put the year and score of the Devils' state championship game wins on the pylons (one each).
Lincoln County was the first school to play in 8 Georgia Dome playoff games.